“The DC OSP has accomplished what few educational interventions can claim: It markedly improved important education outcomes for low-income inner-city students”
“With the addition of Louisiana, nine states have now requested an exemption from this particular exemption… the growing dissatisfaction amongst states means the Obama Administration will face some difficult decisions.”
To address New Orleans’ illiteracy and lack of access to solutions, Loyola University hosted, “Engaging Literacy: Research to Policy to Practice.” This introduced a new national project against illiteracy, with a focus here in Louisiana.
The Tax Foundation states that the 2011 Tax Freedom Day will fall on April 12th. However, if the federal government were to collect enough taxes to finance all of its spending – $1.48 trillion more in tax revenue – that would extend Tax Freedom day to May 23rd, the latest deficit-inclusive Tax Freedom Day since World War II.